# Tyler Bleyendaal

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# new chapter
Former Munster out-half Bleyendaal returns to New Zealand to join Hurricanes coaching team
Bleyendaal will be linking up with Munster stalwart Jason Holland.
# The42 Rugby Weekly
'There's potentially an embarrassment of riches for Munster in that position'
Ben Healy, Jack Crowley, and Jake Flannery will all be hoping for senior team action next season.
'He would be of the ilk' - Donncha O'Callaghan tips retiring Bleyendaal for Munster backroom role
Munster confirmed the 29-year-old’s enforced retirement today.
# Retiring
Munster's Tyler Bleyendaal has retired from professional rugby
The 29-year-old has been struggling with a neck injury.
# Injury
'I'd lie if I said it wasn't a worry' - Bleyendaal's neck issue a real concern for Munster
The New Zealander has had neck surgery twice before.
# Neck Issue
'The most important thing is Tyler himself as a man after rugby' - Van Graan
The Munster out-half has sustained a new neck injury.
# Injury Update
Carbery to return later this month but Bleyendaal resting with neck issue
The New Zealander is dealing with ‘stiffness’ in his neck, where he has had previous injury issues.
# main man
'You get to a point where you just put the team first'
With injury problems behind him, Tyler Bleyendaal is hoping to be part of a bright new future at Munster.
# last man standing
Van Graan backs 'big leader' Bleyendaal to step up for Munster
JJ Hanrahan looks set to miss Saturday’s Heineken Champions Cup clash with Ospreys.
# pro14
Bleyendaal ready to step up and lead from the front in Munster red
The 29-year-old starts today’s Pro14 opener against Dragons at inside centre.
# resilience
'He's incredibly intelligent' - Bleyendaal primed to guide Munster from 10
The 28-year-old New Zealand native has been through a torrid time with injuries.
# Extension
Bleyendaal and Mathewson among 5 Munster players to sign new contracts
Ciaran Parker, in addition to academy duo Sean O’Connor and Keynan Knox, have also put pen to paper.
# Dogfight
Van Graan and captain Bleyendaal hail Munster's fringe players in narrow Dragons win
Coach and skipper made known their satisfaction after a dogfight at Rodney Parade.
# Unlucky for Some
13 changes as Munster prepare for Dragons clash
Fullback Mike Haley and lock Jean Kleyn are the only starters from the Exeter encounter.
# back with a bang
Bleyendaal to captain Munster on long-awaited injury return in South Africa
The out-half will make his first senior appearance in eight months against the Cheetahs this weekend.
# half-back
Bleyendaal set for return from neck injury in Munster A clash with Leinster
The former Crusader is on the bench for tomorrow’s meeting in Donnybrook.
# Champions Cup
Van Graan takes positive signs from Bleyendaal as Munster move into battle mode
Johann van Graan is confident a consistent strong 23 over the coming weeks will make for a marked improvement.
# squad update
Bleyendaal boost as Kiwi out-half to return to Munster training this week
The province are waiting on scan results on John Ryan’s ankle injury.
# tale of two 10s
Munster conservative over Bleyendaal's return as JVG backs Carbery to be long-term 10
The Kiwi out-half is yet to return to full training after second neck operation.
# 10
Munster expect Tyler Bleyendaal to 'make a full recovery' for next season
There have been suggestions that Munster should look to lure Joey Carbery south.
# tough break
Munster's Tyler Bleyendaal ruled out for rest of the season as Earls prepares to undergo scan
Meanwhile, Duncan Williams will also miss the remainder of the season through injury.
# tyler b
Van Graan hopeful long-term absentee Bleyendaal will be back for Toulon
The Kiwi has returned to limited contact training this week.
# pain in the neck
'He might play next week, he might play in six weeks': Bleyendaal still not ready for full contact
The Kiwi out-half has been sidelined since October with a neck problem, but there’s still no certainty over when he’ll return.
# pro14
Earls facing two months out as Munster take 'extra cautious' approach with Bleyendaal
Johann van Graan is taking over a diminished Munster squad.
# 10s
Hanrahan's omission from Munster 'A' squad suggests Bleyendaal is out of Racing clash
The Kiwi sustained a neck injury last week.
# Back in action
Bleyendaal returns to captain Munster for tomorrow's trip to face Ospreys
Just the one change after last weekend’s comprehensive win at Thomond Park.
# tyler b
Time in Ireland camp has given Tyler Bleyendaal a hunger for 'the next level'
The Christchurch native will qualify to represent Ireland in time for the Six Nations.
# International Business
First taste of life in the Ireland squad for Bleyendaal and Aki
The Kiwi pair, who’ll soon be eligible to represent Ireland, were at Carton House yesterday.
# tyler
Brilliant Bleyendaal typifies Munster attitude in most tragic season
‘As a rugby team, we had the responsibility and privilege to galvanise the town.’
# Try time
Irish provinces well represented in Champions Cup Try of the Season contenders
Niyi Adeolokun, Tyler Bleyendaal, Jamison Gibson-Park, Francis Saili and Garry Ringrose are included on the shortlist.
# playmaker
Boost for Munster as Bleyendaal set to feature in Pro12 semi-final
Meanwhile, Alex Wootton has also recovered from injury ahead of the Ospreys clash.
# Worry
Tyler Bleyendaal emerges as a doubt for Munster's Pro12 semi-final
Meanwhile, Rassie Erasmus paid tribute to his backroom staff after winning Pro12 coach of the season.
# Awards Season
Flying high: Kiwi playmaker Bleyendaal lands Munster Player of the Year gong
Darren Sweetnam picked up the Young Player of the Year award.
# Injury Update
Bleyendaal and Ryan to follow return to play protocols as Munster wait on Cronin's scan
The pair sustained concussions during the province’s win over Glasgow.
# doubt
CJ Stander doubtful for Munster's Champions Cup semi-final
The Irish international suffered an ankle injury in the quarter-final win over Toulouse.
# On The Twitter
Dan Carter sings Bleyendaal's praises and more in our Sporting Tweets of the Week
Tributes paid to Stynes, McBride and McGuinness across the sporting world this week.
# pom
Captain O'Mahony straight back into Munster XV for visit to Zebre
Rassie Erasmus has made five personnel changes for the clash in Italy.
# precision
Tigers don't get a sniff as Sweetnam stars in magnificent Munster win
Erasmus’ men never looked in danger with brilliant performances all over the park.
# Reaction
'We played for Olive and the kids and all their family and I hope we did them proud'
Tyler Bleyendaal and Peter O’Mahony starred for Munster in an incredible 38-17 win over Glasgow Warriors.
# Report
Tyler Bleyendaal impresses as Munster earn emphatic pre-season win
On the day of his 23rd birthday, new arrival, South African lock Jean Kleyn also made a positive impression.